Berkshire Choral International

Important policies

Please remember that Berkshire Choral International is a not-for-profit organization. While donations are important, tuition and fees cover the bulk of our costs, most of which we incur in advance. Therefore, our cancellation and refund policies are strictly enforced. Exceptions cannot be made for any reason, including medical issues.

If you must cancel...

For more information on any of these, please contact Chorister Services Director Cynthia Pease at or 413-229-1254.

Registration fee

A $200 fee is due upon registration. It cannot be refunded under any circumstances, and it is not transferable to another individual.

Tuition, room and board

There can be no refunds for tuition, room upgrade surcharges, or guest room fees after the payment due dates.

Payment due dates
Sonoma: February 10, 2016
Newport: February 25, 2016
Vienna: March 1, 2016
Sheffield, MA: May 1, 2016

Room upgrade surcharges
These fees are usually included on tuiton invoices; if not, a separate invoice is sent.

Consider trip insurance

Given the need for these strict policies, we strongly recommend trip insurance. One resource for insurance is